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St. Pierre & Miquelon #143 Used w  PAQUETBOT Cancel
St. Pierre & Miquelon #143 Used w PAQUETBOT Cancel
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Russia 1933 SK Zagorsky 341-343 Used
Russia 1933 SK Zagorsky 341-343 Used
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XA80675 Belgium 1996 art & olympics lot MNH face value 68 BEF
XA80675 Belgium 1996 art & olympics lot MNH face value 68 BEF
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GUERNSEY FDC 1985 PEACE IN EUROPE-With Insert
GUERNSEY FDC 1985 PEACE IN EUROPE-With Insert
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(89786) CLEARANCE GB Benham FDC TPO NVR Letter Peterborough 10 May 1988
(89786) CLEARANCE GB Benham FDC TPO NVR Letter Peterborough 10 May 1988
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Australia 2000 Space Minisheet (AU2040MS)
Australia 2000 Space Minisheet (AU2040MS)
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FIJI. 1938 ISSUE. SG249-266b. SG256b & SG258 OMITTED. USED.
FIJI. 1938 ISSUE. SG249-266b. SG256b & SG258 OMITTED. USED.
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Hungary 1923. Sándor Petofi wonderful set MNH ** Mi.:369-373   10 EUR
Hungary 1923. Sándor Petofi wonderful set MNH ** Mi.:369-373 10 EUR
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Jersey 2004 Marine Life V,  Corals Mint Mini Sheet
Jersey 2004 Marine Life V, Corals Mint Mini Sheet
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Germany DDR 1978 Russian fairy tale, Tolstoy, Pike, Sledge, Saw, Squirrel, MNH, M s
Germany DDR 1978 Russian fairy tale, Tolstoy, Pike, Sledge, Saw, Squirrel, MNH, M s
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CORBITTS STAMP AUCTION 6 9 2012
CORBITTS STAMP AUCTION 6 9 2012
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Cook Islands 1928 KGV "RAROTONGA" 3s pale mauve very fine used. SG 92. Sc 75.
Cook Islands 1928 KGV "RAROTONGA" 3s pale mauve very fine used. SG 92. Sc 75.
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W M 2008 DOG SHOW BEST of BREED COVER,  ENGLISH SETTER
W M 2008 DOG SHOW BEST of BREED COVER, ENGLISH SETTER
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NEW ZEALAND 2010 MATARIKI MAORI KITES  FINE USED
NEW ZEALAND 2010 MATARIKI MAORI KITES FINE USED
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1974 GB WINSTON CHURCHILL BIRTH CENTENARY SET OF 4 FINE MINT MNH MUH
1974 GB WINSTON CHURCHILL BIRTH CENTENARY SET OF 4 FINE MINT MNH MUH
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500 Traffic stamps. Airplanes,  Ships etc.(99)
500 Traffic stamps. Airplanes, Ships etc.(99)
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XA80676 Belgium 1996 comics christmas sheet MNH face value 126 BEF
XA80676 Belgium 1996 comics christmas sheet MNH face value 126 BEF
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Russia 1934 SK Zagorsky 373-375 Used
Russia 1934 SK Zagorsky 373-375 Used
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HOLDEN HK MONARO STRIP OF 10 MINT AUTO ICON STAMPS 4
HOLDEN HK MONARO STRIP OF 10 MINT AUTO ICON STAMPS 4
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Philatelic Post Horn Embossed Poster Stamp Cinderella
Philatelic Post Horn Embossed Poster Stamp Cinderella
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Stamp Collecting - A Time-Honored Hobby
By Tony Harries
 
 Philately, or stamp collecting, is a time-honored hobby enjoyed by collectors all over the world.

Stamp collecting is the collecting of postage stamps and related objects, such as covers (envelopes or packages with stamps on them). Stamp collecting can be fun and certainly easy.

Stamp collecting a very rewarding hobby because it immensely enhances the general knowledge of the collector.

Stamp collecting is a special mix of the structured and the unstructured, and you can make it a personal hobby that will not be like anyone else's.

Collecting stamps is a treasured hobby that people around the world have enjoyed for centuries. Stamp collecting started in 1860's with teenagers who started to collect stamps.

The collecting of stamps can be a fun and educational lasts you a lifetime.

Stamp collecting provides you skills which will help you connect to the history of a specific location, person, animal or thing. Stamp collecting is not a new trend of the people and the hobby is sweeping through out the world.

Collecting stamps is a very interesting hobby that is preferred and loved by the people throughout the world. Stamp collecting is the act of gathering of Stamps and basically the labels placed on the letters as charge for the postal delivery that are issued by the country or by the post office.

Stamp collecting is considered to be one of the most popular hobbies in the world This is despite the fact that there is not that much money that can be made from it even if the person has some of the oldest stamps dating back to the 19th century.

The new collector can start this hobby at any age and have a collection of both local and foreign postage, there are a lot of places where the collection can begin the first place is usually through the mail that the person has delivered to there home.

It has become common place to declare that the future of stamp collecting is bleak, due to the increasing popularity of e-mail, other electronic forms of communication.

The Internet has greatly expanded the availability of stamp collecting information and has also made it easier for starting and intermediate stamp collectors to obtain stamps, covers and other philatelic material.

You can spend a lot of money for this wonderful hobby if you want to but you don't have to.

However you start, stamp collecting is a hobby that you can continue through your life. For more than 150 years, stamp collecting has been the hobby of choice of royalty, movie stars, sports celebrities, kings, presidents, and hundreds of thousands of other people.